Guide to the Paul van Tassel Hedden Papers,
1951-1960

Collection Number: 2532

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library

Contact Information:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
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Fax: (607) 255-9524
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Compiled by:
R. Strassberg
Date completed:
January 1969
EAD encoding:
Martin Heggestad, April 2002 Julia Guarneri, July 2002

© 2002 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Paul van Tassel Hedden papers, 1951-1960
Collection Number:
2532
Creator:
Paul van Tassel Hedden.
Quantity:
4 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, reports, legislative bills, pamphlets, surveys, photographs, maps, and other items.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Papers consist mainly of correspondence, reports, legislative bills, pamphlets, surveys, photographs, maps, and other items relating to city and industrial planning.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Paul van Tassel Hedden was a city planner.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Papers consist mainly of correspondence, reports, legislative bills, pamphlets, surveys, photographs, maps, and other items relating to city and industrial planning, particularly in Chicago and Skokie, Illinois and DeKalb County, Georgia; include files relating to the American Institute of Planners (West Great Lakes Chapter), the American Statistical Association, the American Waterway Operators, the Chattahooche Industrial Project, the Chicago Plan Commission, Chicago zoning, the Greater North Michigan Avenue Association, the National Housing Inventory, the National Industrial Zoning Committee, the Regional Science Association, the Skokie Plan Commission, the Urban Land Institute, and the Welfare Council of Metropolitan Chicago.

SUBJECTS

Names:
Hedden, Paul van Tassel.
American Institute of Planners. West Great Lakes Chapter.
American Statistical Association.
American Waterway Operators.
Chattahooche Industrial Project.
Chicago Plan Commission.
Greater North Michigan Avenue Association.
National Housing Inventory.
National Industrial Zoning Committee.
Regional Science Association.
Skokie Plan Commission.
Urban Land Institute.
Welfare Council of Metropolitan Chicago.

Subjects:
City planning.
Industries.
Zoning--Illinois--Chicago.
City planners.
Regional science.

Places:
Chicago (Ill.)--City planning.
Skokie (Ill.)--City planning.
DeKalb County (Ga.)

Form and Genre Terms:
Maps.
Photographs.
Surveys.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Paul van Tassel Hedden Papers, #2532. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

SERIES LIST

Series I. General files Boxes 1-2
Series II. Chicago Boxes 2-4
Series III. DeKalb County, Georgia Box 4
Series IV. Skokie, Illinois Box 4

CONTAINER LIST

Description
Container
Series I. General files
Alter Plan
Box 1 Folder 1
American Institute of Planners 1957
Box 1 Folder 2
American Institute of Planners 1958-1959
Box 1 Folder 3
AIP - Annual Meeting - 1957
Box 1 Folder 4
AIP - Chapter Sections Committee
Box 1 Folder 5
AIP - Chicago Region Chapter - 1956-5
Box 1 Folder 6
AIP - Chicago Region Chapter
Box 1 Folder 7
AIP - Petition, Metropolitan Chicago Section
Box 1 Folder 8
AIP - Western Great Lakes Chapter - Fall, 1959, Meeting Program
Box 1 Folder 9
American Planning and Civic Association - National Conf. - Miami
Box 1 Folder 10
American Statistical Association
Box 1 Folder 11
American Waterways Operators, Inc.
Box 1 Folder 12
Analysis of Zoning Problems
Box 1 Folder 13
Boy Scouts - Lincoln Park
Box 1 Folder 14
Boy Scouts - Lincoln Park
Box 1 Folder 15
Civic Federation Annual Meeting - 1955
Box 1 Folder 16
Community Planning in Illinois
Box 1 Folder 17
Comprehensive Development Plan - City of Griffin and Spalding County
Box 1 Folder 18
Forsyth County Road Relocation
Box 1 Folder 19
General
Box 1 Folder 20
General
Box 1 Folder 21
General
Box 1 Folder 22
General X, Y, Z
Box 1 Folder 23
GNMAA - University of Illinois Site. (Greater Northern Michigan Ave. Association)
Box 1 Folder 24
Harvey Brown
Box 1 Folder 25
Illinois Housing Laws
Box 1 Folder 26
Lake County, Illinois
Box 1 Folder 27
Lincoln Park Conservation Association
Box 1 Folder 28
Mutual Insurance Technical Conference
Box 1 Folder 29
Map of Evanston, Illinois
Box 1 Folder 30
Midnorth Association
Box 1 Folder 31
National Industrial Zoning Committee - through 1959
Box 1 Folder 32
Newspaper Clippings through 1957
Box 1 Folder 33
Northbrook Plan Commission
Box 1 Folder 34
Planning - Education
Box 1 Folder 35
Population
Box 1 Folder 36
Regional Science Association
Box 1 Folder 37
Series II. Chicago
Soil Conservation
Box 2 Folder 1
Speech Material
Box 2 Folder 2
Tunnard, Christopher - Yale University
Box 2 Folder 3
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
Box 2 Folder 4
Urban Land Institute
Box 2 Folder 5
Urban Renewal
Box 2 Folder 6
Zoning - General
Box 2 Folder 7
Zoning Ordinance - DuPage County, Illinois
Box 2 Folder 8
Chicago Area Transportation Study
Box 2 Folder 9
Chicago Better Neighborhood Crusade
Box 2 Folder 10
Chicago Better Neighborhood Crusade
Box 2 Folder 11
Chicago - Chicago Heights Industrial Economic Blueprint c. 1957
Box 2 Folder 12
Chicago Metropolitan Area 1940s-1950s
Box 2 Folder 13
Chicago Planning Commission
Box 2 Folder 14
Chicago Planning Commission
Box 2 Folder 15
Chicago Planning Commission 1951-1955
Box 2 Folder 16
Chicago Planning Commission - File of Current Major Projects
Box 2 Folder 17
Chicago Planning Commission - Development 1950s
Box 2 Folder 18
Chicago Public Schools
Box 2 Folder 19
Chicago Regional Port District Board
Box 2 Folder 20
Chicago Zoning 1957-1958
Box 2 Folder 21
Chicago Zoning 1957
Box 2 Folder 22
City Planning, Department of
Box 2 Folder 23
Clippings
Box 2 Folder 24
Cook County Hospital Improvement
Box 3 Folder 1
Cook County, Zoning
Box 3 Folder 2
Cook County, Zoning
Box 3 Folder 3
Cook County, Zoning
Box 3 Folder 4
Correspondence - General
Box 3 Folder 5
Correspondence - General
Box 3 Folder 6
Development Plan - Central Area of Chicago
Box 3 Folder 7
Filtration Plant - Proposed Sites
Box 3 Folder 8
First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Chicago
Box 3 Folder 9
General
Box 3 Folder 10
The Greater North Michigan Avenue Association - through 1959 (GNMAA)
Box 3 Folder 11
GNMAA - Central Area Plan Review
Box 3 Folder 12
GNMAA - Near North-side Parking Study
Box 3 Folder 13
Local Planning Administration
Box 3 Folder 14
Housing Construction - Chicago
Box 3 Folder 15
Index to Sources of Data, Chicago Metropolitan Area
Box 3 Folder 16
Lake Front Ordinance
Box 3 Folder 17
Medical Center District
Box 3 Folder 18
National Housing Inventory
Box 3 Folder 19
North Central Area
Box 4 Folder 1
Overall Capital Budget Program for Chicago
Box 4 Folder 2
Parking - Chicago
Box 4 Folder 3
Population and Housing - Chicago
Box 4 Folder 4
Population Growth
Box 4 Folder 5
Preliminary Metropolitan Planning Report - Chicago
Box 4 Folder 6
Public Improvements
Box 4 Folder 7
Residential Construction
Box 4 Folder 8
Residential Densities
Box 4 Folder 9
Residential Land Use of Chicago
Box 4 Folder 10
Resources (Pamphlets)
Box 4 Folder 11
Rezoning - Chicago
Box 4 Folder 12
South Shore, O'Keefe (Oversize)
Box 4 Folder 13
Urban League
Box 4 Folder 14
Welfare Council of Metropolitan Chicago
Box 4 Folder 15
Workable Program of the City of Chicago
Box 4 Folder 16
Workable Program of the City of Chicago
Box 4 Folder 17
Youth Work - Chicago
Box 4 Folder 18
Series III. DeKalb County, Georgia
Chattahoochee Industrial Project
Box 4 Folder 19
DeKalb County, Georgia
Box 4 Folder 20
DeKalb County, Georgia, Clippings
Box 4 Folder 21
General
Box 4 Folder 22
Series IV. Skokie, Illinois
Skokie, Building Dept.
Box 4 Folder 23
Skokie, Development
Box 4 Folder 24
Skokie, General
Box 4 Folder 25
Skokie - Hartung vs. Village of Skokie (Motel Site)
Box 4 Folder 26
Skokie - Hartung Code Committee
Box 4 Folder 27
Skokie - Parking
Box 4 Folder 28
Skokie - Parking
Box 4 Folder 29
Skokie Plan Commission
Box 4 Folder 30
Skokie - Proposal Land Use and Zoning
Box 4 Folder 31
Skokie - Searle Parkway
Box 4 Folder 32
Skokie, Ill., Zoning
Box 4 Folder 33
Skokie, Zoning Supplementary Copies
Box 4 Folder 34
Skokie - Zoning Ordinance
Box 4 Folder 35
Village of Skokie News Clippings
Box 4 Folder 36